Question: What is a COVID-19 PCR test?
Answer: The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test for COVID-19 is a molecular test that analyzes the upper respiratory specimen. It looks for genetic material (ribonucleic acid or RNA) of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The PCR test has been the standard for diagnosing COVID-19 since it’s emergency use authorization in February 2020.
Question: Is this covered by my insurance?
Answer: No, this is a self-pay service billed at $150.00
Question: How soon will I receive my result?
Answer: Results are typically returned same day or within 24hrs.
Question: How do I schedule my test?
Answer: Call our office at 410-535-2005 or Schedule Now.
Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 booster vaccinations will be available by APPOINTMENT ONLY beginning, Monday, October 25, 2021, to established patients of Calvert Internal Medicine Group. Non established patients can receive the 1st and or 2nd dose of the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine.
Please call 410-535-2005 or visit our website at Calvertmedicine.com to schedule you vaccination. Walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations are NOT ACCEPTED at this time. Online (self-scheduling) will be available early next week. Please be sure to check back here for availability.
Please consult the CDC’s website should you need additional information regarding the COVID-19 booster.
For patients that received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine interested in getting a booster, you may receive the Pfizer vaccine at our Prince Frederick location.
CIMG will not provide religious or medical exemption letters for the COVID-19 vaccine. Please contact your Rabi or Priest for a religious exemption letter. In the event you suffered from an allergic reaction or myocarditis and require an exemption letter, please contact your Allergist or Cardiologist.Maryland MyIR is a free website service that allows consumers to view and print copies of their official vaccination records directly from ImmuNet, Maryland’s immunization information system.
Do you have questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine?
The Maryland Department of Health has opened the Maryland GoVax COVID-19 Vaccination Support Center to make COVID-19 vaccine appointments and information easily available for Marylanders.
Based on best clinical practices, CDC guidelines, illness severity and risk factors like age and pre-existing conditions.